The University of St. Thomas

Sensation and Perception
Title:Sensation and Perception
Course Number:322
College:College of Arts & Sciences
Instructor:Prichard, Jennifer R
Time:1055 - 1200
Location:John Roach Center St Paul
Room:JRC LL62
Credit Hours Start Date End Date Days Available Enrollment Maximum
4 09/03 12/19 M  -  W   -  F 36 0 36
Course Description:
A study of the structure and function of sensory systems, the information that these systems provide the brain, and the subsequent interpretation of sensory information that we call perception. The course focuses on visual perception (e.g., brightness, color, form, depth, movement, constancy, illusions) and auditory perception (e.g., detection, discrimination, loudness, pitch) and incorporates art and music. Prerequisite: PSYC 212